Tuesday, February 2, 2016
A DUI Attorney Explains What You Should Do if You are Stopped for DUI
It’s never a good idea to mix drinking and driving, yet there are times when anyone can make a poor choice. When that happens, people who happened to have a few drinks before driving will feel nervous upon seeing the flash of those unmistakable blue and red lights. If you are stopped by the police, remember to keep calm and be cooperative. The police officer may ask you to perform field sobriety exercises or to take a breath test. Breath Tests, or Breathalyzer If you are driving a motor vehicle in the state of Washington, you have given what is known as implied consent to a breath test. This means that even though you have not formally stated or written that you agree to the test, by driving, you have accepted it as a condition of driving.